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    Paris Saint-Germain must pay $10 million for breaking UEFA financial rules with seven other clubs also punished for overspending since 2018. UEFA says its club finance investigators ordered prize money from European competitions totaling $26.1 million to be withheld from the eight clubs sanctioned under Financial Fair Play rules. Those rules monitor revenue and spending of clubs that qualify to play in European competitions. A further $146.4 million in total punishments could be imposed if the clubs fail to meet financial targets in the coming years.

      Detroit Tigers outfielder Austin Meadows says he has been dealing with mental health issues along with physical ailments and will not play again this season. Meadows revealed his struggles in a social media post. Detroit manager A.J. Hinch has known of Meadows’ mental health issues for several weeks. Meadows addressed the subject with teammates on Friday. He will be around the team the rest of the year but won't play. Meadows said he hopes his decision to go public will encourage others dealing with mental health problems “to reach out to someone for help.”

        Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Maxx Crosby is about to become a father, and he is already looking forward to the arrival of his daughter with fiancée Rachel Washburn. Crosby is one of the NFL's most feared pass rushers, but Washburn says it's "cutest thing ever watching him be so excited to be a father.” On and off the field, Crosby has transformed from a fourth-round hopeful into a key leader for Las Vegas.

          Veteran striker Iago Aspas has added to his great start to the season by scoring twice in Celta Vigo’s 3-0 rout of last-place Cádiz in the Spanish league. The double took Aspas’ tally to five goals from four matches and put him at the top of the scoring list ahead of the weekend games. Barcelona’s Robert Lewandowski and Real Betis’ Borja Iglesias have four each. The result keeps Cádiz as the only team yet to win a point or score. The team from southern Spain has been outscored 10-0.

            Barcelona has sealed the signing of left back Marcos Alonso. Alonso had terminated his contract with Chelsea before the end of the transfer deadline on Thursday and was free to sign with another club. Barcelona signed the 31-year-old Spaniard on a contract until the end of the season and with a buyout clause of 50 million euros. Alonso's father played for Barcelona from 1982-87. Alonso is the seventh signing by Barcelona in this transfer window. He spent six seasons with Chelsea and began his career with Real Madrid before playing in England and Italy.

              Abner Mares is a former three-division world champion who has practically set the blueprint for a champion boxer moving intelligently to the next stage of his life. But Mares wasn't quite ready for that next stage to start yet. He's returning to the ring after a four-year, three-month absence to face Miguel Flores on the pay-per-view undercard of the high-profile heavyweight showdown between Andy Ruiz Jr. and Luis Ortiz in downtown Los Angeles. Mares is a boxing commentator now, and he has invested his money smartly to provide a comfortable life for his two daughters. But he's still eager to fight.

                Trying to hang on to their slim lead in the AL Central, the Cleveland Guardians lost two starting pitchers to injury. Zach Plesac has a broken hand and Aaron Civale is dealing with forearm inflammation. Cleveland leads Minnesota by just one game. Plesac was supposed to start Friday’s opener, but the right-hander was scratched. He broke his hand punching the ground in frustration last week against Seattle. Rookie Cody Morris will make his major league debut against the Mariners. Plesac has been plagued by a lack of run support this season and is just 3-11 with a 4.39 ERA in 23 starts. This will be Civale’s third trip to the injured list this season.

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